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Watarrka Observations

Thursday October 19, 2017
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Sat 09:00 CST
NE 11   23.5 2.0 23.5 24 16 0   1015.8
Thu 09:00 CST
E 9   22.3 11.3 22.3 50 6 0   1017.1

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory
24.2918°S 131.5490°E 614m AMSL
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Emotional reunion with wife for survivor of trawler capsize in central Queensland

15:42 EDT

The man who is thought to be the sole survivor of a trawler capsize off the central Queensland coast has had an emotional reunion with his wife in Gladstone.

Early-season deluge continues in Queensland

14:41 EDT

Unusually heavy October rainfall continues to soak eastern Queensland as records tumble along the state's North Tropical Coast.

Roads remain cut, homes evacuated as floodwaters rise in southern Queensland

13:52 EDT

Torrential rain has severely damaged local roads and wiped out crops in Queensland's North Burnett region, as community leaders call for immediate action by the State Government.